Category: Jennifer Wright Knust

Scholars debate what Bible says about sex

March 1st, 2013 in 2013, Jennifer Wright Knust, Newsmakers, School of Theology 0 comments

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Jennifer Wright Knust, School of Theology

Prostitution. Polygamy. Premarital sex. And that’s just the Old Testament…

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“The Bible, however, is a diverse collection of books written over the course of about 1,000 years by human actors living in circumstances that changed dramatically…  As such, the Bible cannot be expected to offer a single or consistent message on anything, including sex, even if some of us do regard this collection as divinely inspired, as I do.”

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Remove the Bible from debate about same-sex marriage

May 24th, 2012 in 2012, Jennifer Wright Knust, Newsmakers, School of Theology 0 comments

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Jennifer Wright Knust, School of Theology

Dear Christians, It is not holy to hate. It is not divine to discriminate. It is not sacred to segregate…

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On Gay Rights, Should Conservative Christians Keep Fighting or Adapt?

February 24th, 2012 in 2012, Huffington Post, Jennifer Wright Knust, Newsmakers, School of Theology 0 comments

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Jennifer Wright Knust, School of Theology

You get the sense, observing the shifting cultural landscape, that we’ve reached a point on gay rights that is similar to that moment in a football game, or an election, or a relationship, when you know it’s over even though it’s not over…

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